Tag Archives: Tennessee

Knoxville, TN, to Willow Springs, MO, Weather: 11/26/21

We are continuing on our new trek west! This morning, the weather has been overcast, with cold temperatures and calm winds. The NWS in Morristown, TN, forecasts (for Knoxville, TN) decreasing clouds, with a high temperature of 37 F. The … Continue reading

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Charlottesville, VA, to Knoxville, TN, Weather: 11/25/21

I have started a new trek west. This morning, the weather has been sunny, with mild temperatures and calm winds. The NWS in Baltimore/Washington, TX, forecasts (for Charlottesville, VA) a mostly sunny day, with a high temperature of 61 F. … Continue reading

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Wytheville, VA, to Little Rock, AR, Weather: 7/27/21

I only made it about half as far as I had intended yesterday, ending the night a little early in Wytheville, VA. I ran into some severe storms near Waynesboro, and even had some dime-sized hail. I was able to … Continue reading

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Jersey, VA, to Cookeville, TN, Weather: 7/26/21

Today, I will be driving from Jersey, VA, to Cookeville, TN, so I will cut through western Virginia and cut from the northeastern corner of Tennessee into the center of the state. This morning, the weather has been mostly sunny, … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2020 #18

This week’s image was taken earlier this week over the southern Great Plains This week’s image is of the severe weather that was firing over the southern Great Plains. The SPC had issued a Moderate Risk for this area. Storms … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week 2020 #17

This week’s image was taken earlier today over the center of the United States today. This week’s image is of a mid-latitude cyclone crossing northeast through the middle of the country. If you follow the clouds, you can find the … Continue reading

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4/12/20: Moderate Risk Follow Up

It is time to follow up on the SPC Moderate Risk that occurred on 4/12/20.  According to the Storm Prediction Center (SPC), there were 54 tornado reports and the data is still being processed.  Unfortunately, there were at least five … Continue reading

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Weather Video of the Week: #10, 3/8/20

This week’s video is, of course, about the Nashville Tornadoes. While Cookville was hit harder, Nashville had more people and more cameras rolling when the tornadoes hit. One of the scarier videos out there was from a crane operator, suspended … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #26

This week’s Satellite Image of the Week shows several thunderstorms scattered over the central part of the country. The cluster over eastern Tennessee shows several stronger convective cells with overshooting tops.  The cluster over Missouri does as well, but this … Continue reading

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Satellite Image of the Week #32

This week’s satellite image shows a few pockets of deeper convection over Kentucky and Tennessee.  These pockets could be areas of stronger heating, or they could be a result of upslope flow into the Appalachian Mountains.  It could be that … Continue reading

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